July 20, 2017 RSS feed / Features

What “Thrones” Fans Already Know: Ravens Can See Ahead

NEW YORK (AP) – More than 170 years after Edgar Allan Poe’s fictional raven croaked, “Nevermore,” scientists are reporting that real-life ravens think about the future.  In a series of tests, ravens showed signs of a gene More...

Conservation Corner

Soil Health On Your Farm

“Soil Health” is the new buzzword these days from agency personnel, extension agents, and farmer advocates. What is this soil health excitement all about, and how can it benefit you and farmers in Fulton County?  More...

Pasta With Sauteed Kale, Bread Crumbs

There are lots of varieties of kale on the market. They start appearing now and stay seasonal all through the winter. You can play around with any and all of them in this recipe.  More...

“Ancient Brews” Reveals Tasty History Of Alcohol

“Ancient Brews: Rediscovered & Re-created'' (W.W. Norton & Co.), by Patrick E. More...

Europe Horse Meat Scam: At Least 66 People Arrested

BRUSSELS (AP) – Authorities have arrested at least 66 people in a European food scam which sold horse meat unfit for human consumption.  European Union police coordinating organization Europol announced Sunday that eight nations cooperated More...

Pair Salmon With Beans And You’ve Got A Hearty Summer Supper

Sometimes, it’s just too hot to turn on the stove. More...

Today In History

1917: World War I Draft Lottery Begins

Today is Thursday, July 20, the 201st day of 2017. There are 164 days left in the year.  Today’s highlights in history:  More...